Living Planet: Episodes

Indian farmers find innovative ways to combat drought, Malawians adopt climate-smart agricultural practices, Paris plans to ban diesel cars, and rituals help East Timor protect its environment.
Hunting dogs track poachers in a famous African national park – Can renewables end fuel poverty in oil-rich Nigeria? – Networking scientists to protect the world’s oceans – A new life for plastic waste thanks to 3D printers
Scientists predict large marine loss --- new techniques keep sharks at bay – and a surprising ingredient to gourmet coffee
Energy and climate challenges in the Arctic -- Peru’s condors battle with a controversial tradition -- Discovering the hidden value of human waste -- and Nigeria pushes for renewable energies
The European Parliament passes GM food law -- Spain’s wolves make a comeback -- Green cracks emerge in Poland -- and Nigeria looks to renewable energy sources.
London’s iconic phone box gets a solar make-over, reef checks help monitor coral reefs, Romania’s subsistence farms come under threat, and Rome’s tradition of eel-fishing nears an end.
For this New Year special, we listen back to some more of our much-loved stories from 2014: Rescuing ugly fruit and vegetables from France’s rubbish bins, restoring Jamaica's threatened coral reefs, rebuilding Christchurch with climate change in mind, and conserving one of Australia's scariest creatures.
This week, we listen back to some of our favorite stories from 2014. Saltwater ruins Vietnam's rice fields, US drought-stricken farmers get creative, voices from the People's Climate March in New York, and Canada’s bears back in the firing line.
Did Lima point the way to a world climate agreement? -- Smoke-free cooking for Afghanistan -- Controversial dams on the Mekong River in Laos -- Migratory wildlife year in review
Alberta residents take fracking head on, Italy’s olive oil production is hit hard, the myth of New York City’s rats revealed, and could legalizing rhino horn trade help save the species from poaching?
Environment activists under threat in UN climate venue Peru - Why European birds are in decline – Germany goes avant garde with energy solutions. And – Copenhagen's Lighting Lab shows cities how to reduce their carbon footprint.
Oil drilling a threat to Spain's Canary Islands - Saving Istanbul's parks from urban development - The cost of air pollution in the European Union -A look ahead to the World Climate Summit in Peru
Could population control solve the problem of climate change? - South African rangers try to sell off their rhinos - the Netherlands takes the concept of bicycle paths to a whole new level - and the latest from the World Parks Congress in Sydney.
Governments still spending big on fossil fuels - mapping the world's vast unknown seas - discovering the intricacies of whale songs - and where did all the poppies go?
Inside Fukushima’s crippled nuclear plant -- Vietnam's zoos discover the joy of toys -- Greenpeace names and shames Europe’s boats -- And Panama's indigenous people fight to conserve their forests.
Extreme weather threatens the future of coffee in Brazil – Strong links between climate change and violence -- Locals try to tackle Morocco's huge waste problems.
Controversy looms over Italy's buffalo mozzarella cheese. Questions are raised over the credibility of the EU's next Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy. And the world's first self-sufficient island.
Hindus adapt tradition and adopt new eco-friendly cremations --- Religious leaders speak out on climate change --- Peru's Quechua people feel the effects of climate change --- Walruses are forced ashore in Alaska.
Central Asia commits to protecting migratory species, Belgians set up pop-up parks to make their city greener, German winemakers opt for greener methods, and New York prepares itself for climate change.
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People take to the streets to demand change ahead of the UN climate summit in New York -- A Bolivian farmer who used to cut down trees illegally tries to make up for his mistakes -- New Delhi struggles with the dirty Yamuna River
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